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Solar halo over Sweden

Halos are a sign of high thin cirrus clouds drifting high above our heads. The clouds contain millions of tiny ice crystals, which both refract …

Putin is suffocating his own nation

The US government, as well as foundations and philanthropies, responded generously.<p>The financier George Soros, through his Open Society Foundations, provided small grants that sustained many impoverished scientists.<p>The MacArthur Foundation and the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) were vital …

Legal Pot Market Helps Fatten Bottom Line for Vape Shops

NEW YORK --When Matt and Jen Osmun opened their vape shop in Bethel, Connecticut, in December, they didn't expect to get a boost from the local medical marijuana outlet.<p>"Sales are going really well, and getting better every month," said Jen Osmun, who started the business with her husband, a former …

A Marine explains which state would win if the US declared war on itself

<i>We've published the full answer from Quora user Jon Davis, a Marine veteran who is now a writer and blogger on military, veterans, and Middle Eastern affairs. In Oct. 2014, Davis' answer was optioned by a Hollywood producer for a potential television series.</i><p>These are the accounts of the Second …

U.S. Government Agents Raid Research Facility to Seize Breakthrough Cancer Treatment GcMAF, Doctor Found Dead 3 Days Later | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>The history of the suppression of medical science in America is a long one, filled with true accounts of pioneering doctors and clinicians being</i> …

Robert Kraft blisters NFL for upholding Brady suspension, apologizes to fans

Robert Kraft, one of the NFL's most respected statesmen, cast politics aside Wednesday, blistering the league for upholding its ban of Tom Brady's Deflategate suspension.<p>Not 24 hours after learning his quarterback was still slated to miss the first four games of the 2015 season, Kraft, owner of the …

New antibiotics use sugar to kill superbugs

Scientists have discovered a potential new class of antibiotics inspired by sugar molecules produced by bacteria.<p>Matt Cooper, director of the …

Microbiology

The Next Wave Of Enterprise Software Powered By Machine Learning

Enterprise software is about to undergo radical transformation — a substantial change that will make the shift to software as a service (SaaS) look like a simple facelift. This transformation is being powered by machine learning.<p>With machine learning, computers can process and mine data in real …

Machine Learning

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Wild horses: Sculptor's moving tribute to brother's epilepsy and autism

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tess Dumon didn't know whether her brother was alive or dead.<p>Fourteen-year-old Louis had suffered seizures almost all his life, but this time he wouldn't wake up.<p>"I witnessed my mother holding his lifeless body in her arms," Dumon recalls of that traumatic day at her family's home in …

The New Science on the Health Benefits of Yoga

<i>By: Cristina Goyanes</i><p>There were no signs that a heart attack was imminent. Dilip Sarkar was not overweight. Nor did he have high blood pressure or high blood sugar. In fact, the 51-year-old vascular surgeon from Virginia swears he had never been sick a day in his life. But in 2001, Sarkar found …

Ant-managers: tiny toilers follow any leader to haul heavy loads, study finds

Ants on New York City's streets survive on junk food and meat, study finds<p>Read more<p>Penguin robot helps researchers get close and personal<p>Read more<p>Wild chimps caught boozing on 7% ABV 'wine'<p>Read more<p>Ant-Man review – really, really small superhero slips between the cracks | Peter Bradshaw's film of …

Wellness | HuffPost

Barcelona Street Photography: Review of the Fuji X-T1wifi function and VSCOcam app -sitename%%

Processed with VSCOcam with m5 preset<p>Processed with VSCOcam with m3 preset<p>Processed with VSCOcam with c3 preset<p>Processed with VSCOcam with b3 preset …

Mobile Photography

NASA just posted a supertrack of Earth sounds it recorded for aliens in 1977

Watch out, Beyonce. NASA just dropped a sick track out of nowhere — and it's got a sweet and sentimental 1970s vibe.<p>The track, of course, comes from the famous Golden Record, a copy of which is aboard each of two of NASA's most famous spacecraft. Back in the summer of 1977, the space agency …

Bible School Van Rams Train in Ohio, One Dead Nine Injured

A Bible school van crashed into a train Tuesday night in Middletown, Ohio, killing a woman, seriously injuring a second adult and sending all eight children on board to hospitals, authorities said.<p>State Highway Patrol Lt. Clint Arnold said the van was moving very slowly — only 2 mph — when it ran …

Bible

185 Extraordinary Photo Manipulation Tutorials | Web & Graphic Design

Unlimited Downloads : 500,000+ Design Assets<p>Photoshop is mostly used for Photo Manipulation and its popularity and craze is still a rage. In this …

'Synchronicity': Photo series exploring life under the sea - Telegraph

Oregon to start selling recreational marijuana in October

Although recreational marijuana is legal to cultivate, possess and consume in private, residents and visitors of the state of Oregon still can't buy …

Congress is trying to get funding for highway construction by linking it to a controversial tax break

The tax-break-for-road-funding package has backers but also many critics in Washington. By the end of 2015, it could provide a short-term highway funding solution and have a long-lasting impact on corporate tax policy.<p>Or it could founder on the rocks of fiscal stalemate that for years have wrecked …